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NTBG Plant Name:
Alpinia zerumbet
Barcode:
PTBG1000037541
Specimen ID:
017836
Collector ID:
3880
Collector Name:
Tim Flynn
Collection Date:
May 3, 1990
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
US,BISH
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Koloa District
Elevation:
34
Locality:
National Tropical Botanical Garden, Maidenhair Falls. NTBG Acc.#: 810367001.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Stems up to 7 ft., lax; leaves varigated dark green and whitish-yellow, glossy above, below paler with slight sheen; inflorescence drooping, peduncle whitish-pink becoming yellowish-white at the base; outer tepals waxy white with pink apex; inner tepals same; petaloid staminode waxy whittish without, bright yellow at apex within with red guide markings down to whitish-green base; functional stamen yellowish-white.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Habitat:
Cultivated.
Comments:
Rec'd from Hideo Teshima, Omao, HI.
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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